Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Representing Health by Martin King

Representing Health addresses the importance of the media in shaping and reflecting public perceptions and attitudes to health and illness. Bringing together contributions from a variety of academic disciplines, this lively text examines contemporary theoretical debates and analyzes media as diverse as television, cinema, literature, print media and the Internet. Centring around themes of 'virtual' bodies, audiences, representations and public health, it examines discourses of sexuality, gender, race, disability, childhood, medico-moral panics, regulation and governmentality.

Buy Representing Health by Martin King from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780333997871
ISBN-10: 0333997875
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 155mm x mm)
Pages: 296
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 23-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Representing Health by Martin King

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Representing Health book by Martin King and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Martin King

MARTIN KING is Senior Lecturer and KATHERINE WATSON is Lecturer, both in the Department of Health Care Studies at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

Books By Martin King

Searching for Augusta by Martin King
Hardback, July 2017
Warriors of the 106th by Martin King
Hardback, May 2017
Tigers of Bastogne by Martin King
Paperback, April 2017
To War with the 4th by Martin King
Hardback, October 2016